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KMBC’s Training Prospectus 2014-2015

KDC has an agreement with Knowsley Council which enables all personal assistants employed under the direct payments scheme in Knowsley to access a range of learning and development workshops.  

Courses include: –

  • Carers Awareness
  • First Aid and Life Support
  • Fire Safety
  • Lifting and Carrying of People
  • Lifting and Carrying of Loads
  • Medicines Management for PAs (2hr session)
  • Food for Life (1 day course)

Benefits to you: –

  • Learn new skills to help you in your role
  • Gain a qualification
  • Progress your career
  • Learn job specific skills

How to Book onto a course/workshop

Just ask your employer to send an email to thehalewoodcentre@knowsley.gov.uk 
Fax your requests to 0151 443 2085

Make sure you have included the following relevant information

  • Title of the course (course code is helpful)
  • Organisation/employers name
  • Contact details including employers details
  • Any disclosed learning needs to help us make your learning a better experience.

Click here to view the prospectus and details of course codes –

Introduction and Booking Process

KMBC Learning and Development Guide

Academic Qualifications

Medication Management


Safeguarding Vulnerable Adults and Children Alerters Awareness Sessions

These sessions are half day sessions held in the morning and afternoon

Wed 4th June 14      9.30am-12.30pm and 1.30pm-4.30pm

Tues 30th Sept  14   9.30am-12.30pm and 1.30pm-4.30pm

Thurs  5th Feb  15     9.30am-12.30pm and 1.30pm-4.30pm


After you have applied for your course:

  • Please wait for confirmation
  • You and your employer will get confirmation
  • Please ensure you receive a confirmation of a place on the course.
  • If you do not receive this, please ring the centre before the course date.
  • Make sure that you check and keep details of the course times and venue

If you have any problems ring Dot Murphy at Knowsley Council on 0151 443 2085, or if you do not have access to email then contact KDC on 0151 480 4090 and we will help you to book a course.